User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Golf
Auto
Horses
Soccer
Boxing/MMA
More
Betting Tools

 
Seguin: Twitter slur came from 'hackers'

DALLAS (AP) - Recently acquired Dallas Stars forward Tyler Seguin says an anti-gay comment that showed up on his Twitter account came from ``hackers.''

Advertisement
The Stars said in a statement Sunday that they had ``addressed the issue directly'' with Seguin. The tweet showed up on his account Saturday and was quickly removed.

Seguin posted an apology on Twitter and said he was temporarily shutting down his account because of ``repeated attempts by `hackers' to try to damage my reputation.''

The 21-year-old Seguin was traded to Dallas by Boston on Thursday, just days after Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli criticized the No. 2 pick in the 2010 draft as needing to be a ``better pro.''

Dallas made the seven-player deal because it needs centers, and Seguin figures to be on the Stars' first line.

AP NEWS
The Associated Press News Service

Copyright 2016
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved

  
HEADLINES
Predators sign D Granberg to 2-yr deal
Flyers ink Schenn to 4-year deal
Ducks re-sign Noesen to 2-way contract
Wild agree to 1-year deal with Schroeder
Coyotes sign Schenn to a 2-year contract
Rangers sign Kreider to 4-year deal
Sabres' Kane charged with harassment
Maple Leafs sign No. 1 pick Matthews
2-time Cup winner Richards retires
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
NHL Pro Hockey Handicapper Sports Picks Records
VegasInsider.com Gold Membership
2015 NHL SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
Gary Bart + 6356
Kevin Rogers + 4613
Doc's Sports + 2044
Last 7 Day Leaders
Handicapper Money
No Games Last 7 Days  
   
   
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
Joe Williams + 376
Don Anthony + 370
Doc's Sports + 70
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Kevin Rogers + 5417
Gary Bart + 5130
Don Anthony + 992
Yesterday's Leaders
Handicapper Money
No Games Yesterday  
   
   
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Doc's Sports + 1935
Gary Bart + 684
Stephen Nover + 257
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Gold Membership